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Course dates will be published once arrangements are finalised (approx. 6-8 weeks in advance), and included as a news item on the University homepage/Comms Friday newsletter.

The Staff learning and development webpage summarises the opportunities available across the university, such as training and support to help you get started in a new role, use University systems, and stay safe at work.

2019/20

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September

October

  • Recruitment and selection for panel members (Interview Chair/panel)
  • SDPR Conducting an effective review (Managers/Supervisors)
  • SDPR Getting the most out of your review (All staff)
  • Process improvement - an introduction (All staff)
  • Introduction to the University of Bath (New staff)
  • Effective meetings (All Staff)

November

  • Nuts and bolts of managing people (Managers/Supervisors)
  • Coaching Conversations (Managers/Supervisors)
  • Recruitment and selection for panel members (Interview Chair/panel)

December

  • Process improvement - an introduction (All staff)
  • Introduction to the University of Bath (New staff)
  • Retirement: Planning for the future (Specific criteria)

January

  • SDPR for Education and Research staff (Specific roles)
  • Meetings effective committee servicing (Specific roles)
  • Nuts and bolts of managing people (Managers/Supervisors)
  • Recruitment and selection for panel members (Interview Chair/panel)
  • Process improvement - an introduction (All staff)
  • Influencing and negotiating for managers (Managers/Supervisors)
  • Influencing and negotiating (All staff)

February

  • Introduction to the University of Bath (New staff)
  • Finance for non-finance managers (Managers/Supervisors)
  • Effective meetings (All staff)

March

  • Recruitment and selection for panel members (Interview Chair/panel)
  • Coaching Conversations (Managers/Supervisors)

April

  • Recruitment and selection for panel members (Interview Chair/panel)
  • Nuts and bolts of managing people (Managers/Supervisors)
  • SDPR Conducting an effective review (Managers/Supervisors)
  • SDPR Getting the most out of your review (All staff)
  • Introduction to the University of Bath (New staff)

May

  • Communication Skills (All staff)
  • SDPR for Education and Research staff (Specific roles)
  • SDPR Conducting an effective review (Managers/Supervisors)
  • SDPR Getting the most out of your review (All staff)

June

  • SDPR for Education and Research staff (Specific roles)
  • Recruitment and selection for panel members (Interview Chair/panel)
  • Presentation Skills (All staff)
  • Project Management (All Staff)
  • SDPR Conducting an effective review (Managers/Supervisors)
  • SDPR Getting the most out of your review (All staff)
  • Introduction to the University of Bath (New staff)

July

  • Nuts and bolts of managing people (Managers/Supervisors)
  • Meetings effective committee servicing (Specific roles)

Other internal learning and development opportunities

Other external learning and development opportunities

Please note that these are external opportunities and all course costs would need to be funded by your department. You will be eligible for member rates where indicated.

The LFHE Essentials of budgeting e-learning programme is also available free of charge (registration required) and aims to develop your knowledge and confidence in planning, monitoring and reviewing budgets.

  • The British Universities Finance Directors Group (bfdg) arrange a variety of finance-related events (eligible for member rates).

The bfdg Introduction to HE finance elearning module is also available free of charge (registration required) and aims to give you a generic overview of finance in HE, including funding, areas of spending and reporting.